compiled by C. A. Clausen
with Norwegian listings by Johanna Barstad
(Volume 31: Page 305)
BOOKS AND PAMPHLETS
Andersson-Palmquist, Lena. Building Traditions Among Swedish
Settlers in Rural Minnesota. Stockholm, 1983. 121 pp.
Angel, Marc. La America: The Sephardic Experience in the
United States. Philadelphia, 1982. x, 220 pp.
“The history of the some thirty thousand Levantine
Jews who migrated to these shores between 1890 and World War
Archdeacon, Thomas J. Becoming American: An Ethnic History.
New York, 1983. xviii, 297 pp.
A one-volume survey of the American Immigrant
Barthel, Diane L. Amana: From the Pietist Sect to American
Community. Lincoln, Nebraska, 1984. 210 pp.
Bodnar, John et al. Lives of their Own: Blacks, Italians,
and Poles in Pittsburgh 1900-1980. Urbana, Illinois, 1982.
Bruflot, Arnfinn. På andre sida av havet. Oslo,
1986. 54 PP.
A poetic description of the United States during
the immigration era and today.
Carini, Mario. Milwaukee’s Italians: The Early Years.
Milwaukee, 1984. 12 pp.
Cazden, Robert E. A Social History of the German Book
Trade in America to the Civil War. Columbia, South Carolina,
1984. 801 pp.
Chan, Anthony B. Gold Mountain: The Chinese in the New
World. Vancouver, British Columbia, 1983. 224 pp.
“Chinese immigrants to Canada had a very harsh
life. Canada allowed them to come to build railways and to
seek gold in the Fraser Valley, British Columbia. When the
railway was built, the country did its best to discourage
the Chinese from staying.”
Chao, Evelina. Gates of Grace. New York, 1985. 372
“The theme of the New Land is the theme of
America. In Gates of Grace, Evelina Chao gives us a modern,
Eastern variation on that theme, showing a Chinese family
working its way slowly and painfully into America in San Francisco,
New York, and Washington, D.C., in the 1950s and 1960s.”
Christianson, J. R., ed. Scandinavians in America: Literary
Life. Decorah, Iowa, 1985. 342 pp.
The proceedings of SEMCON II, a conference
at Luther College, Decorah, Iowa, which focus on the literary
life of Scandinavians in America, mainly in the century 1850-1950.
Cinel, Dino. From Italy to San Francisco: The Immigrant
Experience. Stanford, 1982. viii, 347 pp.
". . . . much more than a history of Italians
in a single city. His analysis of immigrant origins will be
of great value for all immigration scholars and is a contribution
to Italian social history.”
Clark, Dennis. The Irish Relations: Trials of an Immigrant
Tradition. Rutherford, New Jersey, 1982. 225 pp.
Detjen, David W. The Germans in Missouri, 1900-1918:
Prohibition, Neutrality, and Assimilation. Columbia,
Missouri, 1984. 244 pp.
Dittmann, Chrisma S., compiler. Norwegian-American Imprints
in the St. Olaf College Library. Northfield, Minnesota,
1986. 122 pp.
Eisen, Arnold M. The Chosen People in America. A Study
in Jewish Religious Ideology. Bloomington, Indiana, 1983.
x, 237 pp.
Erickson, John, ed. Petersen fra Peterson. Translated
by Karl Pedersen. Peterson, Minnesota, 1985. 49 pp.
A collection of letters and other writings
pertaining to the founding of Peterson, Minnesota.
Fosdal, Roberta Lien. Norwegian Roots, American Branches:
the Kjetil and Bergit Lien Family History. Jefferson,
Wisconsin, 1984. 253 pp.
Friedman, Murray, ed. Jewish Life in Philadelphia, 1830-1940.
Philadelphia, 1983. 353 pp.
Friedman, Philip S. “The Danish Community of Chicago.” The
Bridge, 8,1: 5-95 (1985).
This whole issue of The Bridge is devoted to
Friedman’s study of the Danish community in Chicago.
Friis, Erik J., ed. The Scandinavian-American Bulletin.
This bulletin is published monthly by the Scandinavian-American
Business Association of Greater New York. It carries articles
of interest about all the Scandinavian countries. A special
feature is “The Scandinavian of the Month,” a brief article
by the editor honoring a person of Scandinavian blood who
has achieved distinction in some particular field.
Georges, R. A. and Stern, S. American and Canadian Ethnic
Folklore: An Annotated Bibliography. New York, 1982. xix,
Gjerde, Jon. From Peasants to Farmers: The Migration from
Balestrand, Norway, to the Upper-Middle West. New York,
1985. xiv, 319 pp.
Glasrud, Clarence A., ed. A Heritage Fulfilled: German-Americans.
Moorhead, Minnesota, 1984. 237 pp.
Hale, Frederick. Swedes in Wisconsin. Madison, 1983.
Hale, Frederick. The Swiss in Wisconsin. Madison,
1984. 40 pp.
Harney, Robert F., ed. Polyphony: The Bulletin of
the Multicultural History Society of Ontario.
Some issues of this periodical are devoted
to a single topic. Recent issues include:
Vol. 3, no. I (Winter, 1980-1981): problems of creating trustworthy
guide-hooks for emigrants.
Vol. 3, no. 2 (Fall. 1981): aspects of Finnish life in Canada.
Vol. 4, no. I (Spring-Summer, 1982): the role of the ethnic
press in Ontario.
Vol. 5, no. 2 (Fall-Winter, 1983): immigrant or ethnic theater
Vol. 6, no. 1 Spring-Summer, 1984): the more than sixty ethnic
presences in Toronto.
Herscher, Uri D., ed. A Century of Memories, 1882-1982:
The East European Experience in America. New York, 1983.
Hess, Earl J., ed. A German in the Yankee Fatherland:
The Civil War Letters of Henry A. Kircher. Kent, Ohio,
1983. xi, 169 pp.
Hoerder, Dirk, ed. Essays on the Scandinavian-North American
Press: 1880-1 930. Bremen, 1984. 161 pp.
Hoff, Stein. Drømmen om Galapagos. En ukjent norsk
utvandrerhistorie. Oslo, 1985. 211 pp.
Norwegian emigration to the Galapagos Islands.
Hoglund, A. William. Immigrants and their Children in
the United States. A Bibliography of Doctoral Dissertations,
1885-1982. New York, 1986. xxviii, 491 pp.
A listing of 3,543 dissertations on immigrants
to the continental United States since 1789 and their children.
Holubetz, Sylvia H., ed. Farewell to the Homeland: European
Immigration to Northeast Wisconsin, 1840 to 1900. Green
Bay, Wisconsin, 1984. 150 pp.
Jones, George F. The Salzburger Saga: Religious Exiles
and Other Germans Along the Savannah. Athens, Georgia,
1984. 209 pp.
Jones, Peter D’A. and Holli, Melvin G., eds. Ethnic Chicago.
Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1984. ix, 625 pp.
Revision of the 1981 edition.
Klepp, Hans. Fem år av mitt liv. Lillehammer,
1983, 178 pp.
About Klepp’s stay in the United States, 1929-1933.
Kloss, Heinz, ed. Deutsch als Muttersprache in den Vereinigten
Staaten. Teil II: Regionale und Funktionale Aspekte. Wiesbaden,
1985. 297 pp.
Kopp, Michael and Ludwig, Stephen. German-Russian Folk
Architecture in Southeastern South Dakota. Vermillion,
South Dakota, 1984. 36 pp.
Landelius, Otto Robert. Swedish Place-Names in North America.
Translated by Karin Franzen, and edited by Raymond Jarvi.
Carbondale, Illinois, 1985. xvii, 348 pp.
Lee, Knute. Survivor. Detroit, 1984. 223 pp.
The author of this autobiography grew up in
Spring Grove, Minnesota, was a navy pilot during World War
II, and later taught religion at various Lutheran institutions.
Lovoll, Odd S., ed. Norwegian-American Studies, Vol.
30. Northfield, Minnesota, 1985. 340 pp.
Published by the Norwegian-American Historical
Association. The contents are listed individually by authors
in the following section on articles. “This volume of Norwegian-American
Studies ... makes evident the rich opportunity for scholarly
research that Norwegian settlement in the Far West provides;
six of the nine articles in the collection are devoted to
this topic.” The volume is dedicated to the memory of Peter
Lovoll, Odd S., ed. Scandinavians and Other Immigrants
in Urban America. Northfield, Minnesota, 1985. 214 pp.
The proceedings of a research conference at
St. Olaf College, October 26-27, 1984.
Lupul, M. R., ed. A Heritage in Transition: Essays in
the History of Ukrainians in Canada. Toronto, 1982. viii,
Mandel, David. Settlers of Dane County. The Photographs
of Andreas Larsen Dahl. Introduction by John O. Holzhueter,
foreword by George Talbot. Dane county, Wisconsin, 1985. 84
Andreas Dahl emigrated to America in 1869 and
supported himself as an itinerant photographer, especially
of Norwegian-American subjects.
Miller, Randall M., ed. Germans in America: Retrospect
and Prospect. Philadelphia, 1984. 132 pp.
Miyamoto, S. F. Social Solidarity among the Japanese of
Seattle. Seattle, 1984. xxiv, 74 pp.
Mortensen, Enok. Den lange plovfure. Copenhagen, 1984.
“In the postscript to his novel, The Long Plow-furrow,
Enok Mortensen notes that it is a fictional book portraying
the Danish pioneer minister’s role and significance in the
great immigration of the nineteenth century.”
Pedersen, Erik Helmer. Drømmen om Amerika.
Copenhagen, 1985. 320 pp.
A survey of Danish immigration to and settlement
in America. A volume in Politiken’s series on Danish history.
Petersen, Peter L. A Place Called Dana. Blair, Nebraska,
1984. 231 pp.
The Centennial History of Trinity Seminary
and Dana College, 1884-1984.
Procko, Bohdan P. Ukrainian Catholics in America: A History.
Washington, D.C., 1982. xiv, 170 pp.
Puskas, Julianna, From Hungary to the United States (1880-1914).
Translated by Maria Bales and Eva Pálmai and edited
by F. Mucsi. Budapest, 1982. 225 pp.
". . . . the first English-language history
of emigration to come out of East Central Europe. . . . a
condensed, and translated, version of a much longer book that
originally appeared in Hungarian.”
Qualey, Carlton C., ed. The Immigration History Newsletter.
Published twice a year by the Immigration History
Society, it contains articles, bibliography, listing of works
in progress, and other material of interest to scholars in
the field of ethnic history.
Rippley, La Vern J. The Immigrant Experience in Wisconsin.
Boston, 1985. 220 pp.
Rochlin, Harriet and Fred. Pioneer Jews: A New Life in
the Far West. Boston, 1984. 243 pp.
“Whether in the mines, on the farms and ranches,
or in trade, commerce, and the professions, Jewish pioneers
in the West made good.”
Rølvaag, O. E. When the Wind is in the South and
Other Stories. Translated by Solveig Zempel. Sioux Falls,
South Dakota, 1984. 88 pp.
Roos, Rosalie. Travels in America 1851-1855. Translated
and edited by Carl L. Anderson. Carbondale, Illinois, 1982.
xviii, 152 pp.
A Swedish woman’s impressions of the Antebellum
Samtiden. 93: 1-80 (3, 1984).
This issue deals with Norway in America and
America in Norway and includes articles on Norwegian-American
topics by John R. Jenswold, Helge Dahl, Hans Fredrik Dahl,
Nils Johan Ringdal, Terje I. Leiren, Arvid Bryne, Kjetil A.
Flatin, Cæcilie Stang, and others.
Sandburg, Carl. Ever the Winds of Chance. Urbana,
Illinois, 1983. xiii, 172 pp.
". . . . a rough draft - written in 1955
but never completed - of an account of Sandburg’s third decade,
Scandinavian Review. 73: 1-159 (Winter, 1985).
Seventy-fifth anniversary issue, containing
articles on Scandinavian-American history by Dorothy Burton
Skårdal, A. William Hoglund, Valdimar Björnson,
Odd S. Lovoll, and Ulf Beijbom.
Scarpaci, V. A Portrait of Italians in America. New
York, 1983. xxxii, 240 pp.
Schultz, Arthur R. German-American Relations and German
Culture in America: A Subject Bibliography 1941-1980.
White Plains, New York, 1985. 2 vols., xxiv,. 1279 pp.
Scourby, Alice. The Greek Americans. Boston, 1984.
Seller, Maxine Schwartz, ed. Ethnic Theatre in the United
States. Westport, Connecticut, 1983. viii, 606 pp.
“Twenty individual essays, each treating the
theatrical-historical experience of a different ethnic group.”
Sherman, William C. Prairie Mosaic: An Ethnic Atlas of
Rural North Dakota. Fargo, 1983. 152 pp.
“Each of the six regional maps is accompanied
by a supporting text detailing the settlement history of all
major ethnic concentrations.”
Solensten, John. There Lies a Fair Land. St. Paul,
Minnesota, 1985. 176 pp.
An anthology of Norwegian-American writing, with graphics
by Arch Leean.
Sørbøl, Kjell. Ei Roeslekt i Noreg og Amerika.
Gol, Norway, 1985. 123 pp.
A family history from both sides of the Atlantic.
Standal, Ragnar. Mot nye heimland. Utvandringa fra Hjørundfjord,
Vartdal og Ørsta. Ørsta, Norway, 1985. 688 pp.
An article based on this study appeared in
Norwegian-American Studies, 29 (1983), as “Emigration from
a Fjord District on Norway’s West Coast, 1852-19 15.”
Steele, M. A. Knute Rockne: A Bio-Bibliography. Westport,
Connecticut, 1983. xii, 318 pp.
Stegner, Wallace and Etulaine, R. W. Conversations with
Wallace Stegner on Western History and Literature. Salt
Lake City, 1983. 207 pp.
Conversations with the noted Norwegian-American
Thomas, R. D. Hanes Cymry America: A History of the Welsh
in America. Washington, D.C., 1983. xxi, 517 pp.
Translated by Phillips G. Davis from the Welsh
original which was published in 1872.
Tjossem, Wilmer L. Quaker Sloopers: From the Fjords to
the Prairies. Richmond, Indiana, 1984. 80 pp.
Trommler, Frank and McVeigh, Joseph, eds. America and
the Germans: An Assessment of a Three-hundred-year History.
Philadelphia, 1985. 2 vols.
Utvandrere fra Grong til Amerika. Grong, Norway, 1985.
Immigrants from Grong in Trøndelag to
Utvandring fra Voss til America. Eit 150-års minne/Emigration
from Voss to America: The 150th Anniversary. Published
as Gamalt fra Voss, no. 17. Voss, 1985. 246 pp.
Norwegian and English text.
Ward, Robert E. A Bio-Bibliography of German-American
Writers. White Plains, New York, 1985. lxx, 377 pp.
Weiss, Bernard J., ed. American Education and the European
Immigrant, 1840-1940. Urbana, Illinois, 1984. xxviii,
Wendelius, Lars. Bilden av Amerika i svensk prosafiktion
1890-1914. Uppsala, 1982. v, 204 pp.
Pictures of America in Swedish prose fiction,
Wickberg, Edgar, ed. From China to Canada: A History of
the Chinese Communities in Canada. Toronto, 1982. viii,
Wiff, Patricia. The Lefse and Lutefisk Belt: A History
of the Village and Township of Martel, 1840-1920. Spring
Valley, Wisconsin. iii, 270 pp.
Wright, Rochelle and Robert, eds. Danish Emigrant Ballads
and Songs. Carbondale, Illinois, 1983. ix, 302 pp.
The volume includes both the Danish originals
and English translations.
Wyman, Mark. Immigrants in the Valley: Irish, Germans,
and Americans in the Upper Mississippi Country, 1830-1860.
Chicago, 1984. xiii, 258 pp.
Abrams, Elliott. “Unforgettable Scoop Jackson.” Readers
Digest, February, 1985, 81-85.
Senator Henry M. “Scoop” Jackson (1912-1983)
of the state of Washington was the son of Norwegian immigrants.
Arestad, Sverre. “Norwegians in the Pacific Coast Fisheries.”
Norwegian-American Studies, 30: 96-129 (1985).
Barton, H. Arnold. “The Life and Times of Swedish-America.”
The Swedish-American Historical Quarterly, 35: 283-296
Berggrav, Ragnvald. “Fra snekker-lærling til mangemillionær.
Kjell Nordvik oppretter utdannelsesfond gjennom Nordmanns
Forbundet.” The Norseman, 24-25 (4, 1985).
“From apprentice carpenter to multimillionaire:
Kjell Nordvik establishes an educational fund through the
Berlin, Ira and Gutman, H. G. “Natives and Immigrants, Free
Men and Slaves: Urban Workmen in the Antebellum American South.”
American Historical Review, 88: 1175-1200 (December,
Betsinger, Signe Nielsen. “Jens Kjær: From Horsens
to Atlantic.” The Bridge, 6,2: 42-52 (1983).
Jens Kjær (1866-1959) was a Danish-born
artist who spent most of his adult life in the little community
of Atlantic, Iowa.
Bjork, Kenneth O. “Reindeer, Gold, and Scandal.” Norwegian-American
Studies, 30:130-195 (1985).
The involvement of Scandinavians in the Alaska
gold rush and the attempt to introduce reindeer into the territory.
Christianson, J. R., ed. “Clausens on the Move: Chicago,
St. Ansgar, Virginia, 1870-1873.” The Bridge, 6,2:
27-41 (1983). Letters throwing light on the
work of the famous Danish-born pioneer pastor, Claus Laurits
Clausen. Translated by Erik Christianson, J. R. Christianson,
and Paul Christianson.
Clausen, C. A. “Some Recent Publications.” Norwegian-American
Studies, 30: 293-310 (1985).
A listing of books and articles, published
largely during the years 1982-1984, dealing with immigration
Dagman, Stieg-Erland. “Gustaf Mellberg-From Swedish Academician
to American Farmer.” Swedish-American Genealogist,
3:161-169 (December, 1983).
Dørum, Hallvard. “Einar Haugen. Amerikaner, nordmann
og oppdaling.” Bogda vår. Arsskrift for lokalhistorie,
“The Emigrant Boy Who Became Governor.” The Bridge,
The story of Adolf Olson Eberhardt, immigrant
from Sweden, who served as governor of Minnesota, 1909-1915.
Erickson, Rolf H. “David Johnson-Chicago’s First Norwegian.”
Swedish-American Genealogist, 4: 69-71 (June, 1984).
Gulliksen, Øyvind T. “Clarence A. Clausen, drangedøl
og amerikaner.” Det var ein gong-: minnerfrå Drangedal,
93-127 (8, 1985).
An account of a second-generation Norwegian
American and his interest in the culture of his forefathers.
Gulliksen, Øyvind T. “John Lie og Amerika.” Telemark
Historie, 103-130 (6, 1985).
An account of John Lie (1846-1916), a Norwegian
novelist and poet whose works became very popular among Norwegian-American
Gunderson, Nancy. “Displaying the Colors.” The Sons of
Norway Viking, 81, 6: 288-290 (September, 1984).
Honors paid to the 15th Wisconsin Regiment,
“The Norwegian Regiment,” which did valorous work during the
Gustavson, Erik. “The Emigration from Karlstad to America.”
The Bridge, 16, 3: 75-78, 83-86 (1984).
Hale, Frederick. “The Dano-Norwegian Department of Chicago
Theological Seminary.” The Bridge, 7, 1: 12-29 (1984).
Hambro, Johan. “Fra verdensmann blant pionérene.”
Norges Jul, 1985, 48-50.
An account of the vain attempt of Nils Otto
Tank (1800-1864), a prominent Norwegian, to found a “Herrenhut”
settlement near Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Hamre, James S. “Three Spokesmen for Norwegian Lutheran Academies:
Schools for Church, Heritage, Society.” Norwegian-American
Studies, 30: 221-246 (1985).
The views of Herman Amberg Preus (1825-1894),
D. G. Ristad (1863-1938), and Olaf M. Norlie (1876-1962).
Haugen, Einar “Kristine Haugen. Brubygger og kulturpersonlighet.”
Bagda vår. Arsskrift for lokalhistorie, 1984,
An account of the author’s mother, a distinguished
Norwegian-American cultural leader.
Havik, Sveinung. “Gullgraverekspedisjonen som skulle til
‘Califormen,’ og som stranda i Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.” Levanger
historielag. Arsskrift, 1985, 26-38.
A gold expedition to California that was stranded
in Rio de Janeiro.
Hedblom, Folke. “Swedish Personal Names in America.” Swedish-American
Genealogist, 5: 17-35 (March, 1985).
Hegstad, Patsy Adams. “Scandinavian Settlement in Seattle,
‘Queen City of the Puget Sound.’” Norwegian-American Studies,
Hollwas, John. “John Reagan’s Emigrant’s Guide: A Neglected
Literary Achievement.” Illinois Historical Journal,
77: 269-294 (Winter, 1984).
The Emigrant’s Guide is a detailed account
of immigration to early Illinois.
Hoyle, Karen Nelson. “Danish Immigrant Contributions to Mainstream
American Children’s Literature, 1867-1983: An Overview.” The
Bridge, 6, 2: 18-26 (1983).
Hustvedt, Lloyd. “O. A. Tveitmoe: Labor Leader.” Norwegian-American
Studies, 30: 3-54 (1985).
The life and activities of a prominent Norwegian-American
labor organizer and editor in the San Francisco area in the
first quarter of this century.
Jacobson, Charlotte. “From the Archives.” Norwegian-American
Studies, 30: 311-318 (1985).
A listing, with brief analyses, of recent acquisitions
by the Archives of the Norwegian-American Historical Association,
Johnson, Rolf. “Tragedy at Sea.” Hallingen, June,
The trials and sorrows of an immigrant family
aboard a sailing ship in 1846.
Karevoll, John. “Sverre Falck Nielsen. Mannen som bygger
San Diego.” The Norseman, 22-23 (5, 1984).
The story of a Norwegian American who has designed
and built many of the largest and most noted buildings in
Kolle, Nils. “Gjensyn med Castle Garden.” The Norseman,
18-20 (2, 1985).
Return to Castle Garden, the immigrant receiving
station in New York until 1892.
Kolltveit, Bård. “Amerikabåtene.” Norsk sjøfartsmuseum.
Årsberetning, 1983, 137-242.
Includes a summary in English: “The ‘America
Boats’: the Passenger Ships of the Norwegian-America Line.”
Kvelstad, Ragnvald. “The Pioneers of Dog Fish Bay.” Norwegian-American
Studies, 30: 196-220 (1985).
Norwegian settlers in the Poulsbo, Washington,
Larson, Nels T. A. “Life in Saskatchewan, 1918-1925: A Story
of a Pioneering Missionary Family,” edited by Samuel Chell.
The Swedish-American Historical Quarterly, 36: 39-55
Leiren, Terje I. “Ole and the Reds: The ‘Americanism’ of
Seattle Mayor Ole Hanson.” Norwegian-American Studies,
30: 75-95 (1985).
An analysis of the ideas of Ole Hanson, son
of Norwegian immigrants, who served briefly as mayor of Seattle
(1918-1919) and won national recognition because of his fight
against supposedly “red” labor unions and his strong advocacy
Ljungmark, Lars. “Canada: An Alternative for Swedish Emigration
to the New World, 1873-1875.” The Swedish-American Historical
Quarterly, 35: 253-266 (July, 1984).
McCree, Barbro Persson. “John P. Sjolander, Cedar Bayou,
Texas.” The Swedish-American Historical Quarterly,
36: 239-250 (October, 1985).
Sjolander (185 1-1939) emigrated in 1871 from
Hudiksvall, Sweden, to Texas, where he gained fame as a poet,
primarily in the English language.
Moynihan, Daniel Patrick. “The Irish Among Us.” Readers
Digest, January, 1985, 61-65.
The first article in a series on “The Peoples
Munson, Reuben M. “Win One for the Gipper.” The Norseman,
36-37 (6, 1985).
The story of Knute Rockne, All-American from
Næss, Hans Eyvind. “Utvandringen fra Rogaland til Amerika.
Hvem dro til Amerika fra Rogaland på 1800-tallet?” Ætt
og Heim, 1984, 97-110.
Immigration from Rogaland in the nineteenth
Nelson, Charles H. “John Elof Boodin, Philosopher-Poet.”
The Swedish-American Historical Quarterly, 35: 124-150
Nielsen, John Marken. “Our Mission to the Indians.” The
Bridge, 6, 2: 5-17 (1983).
An account of a Danish Immigrant Churches Mission
to the Cherokee Indians in 1892.
“Norwegian Texans: The Norwegian Migration to Texas.” The
Norseman, 36-38 (2, 1985).
O’Connor, David E. “The Swedish Element in Connecticut.”
The Swedish-American Historical Journal, 36: 275-299
The great wave of Swedish migration to Connecticut
occurred during a thirty-year period, between the mid-1880s
and the outbreak of World War I in 1914.
Olsson, Nils William. “Emigrant Traffic on the North Sea.”
Swedish-American Genealogist, 4: 158-163 (December,
Olsson, Nils William. “The Diary of an Early Swede with a
Texas Connection.” Swedish-American Genealogist, 3:
1-18 (March, 1983).
Petersen, Peter L. “A New Church in a New Land: The Founding
of Det danske evangeliske lutherske Kirkesamfund i Amerika.”
The Bridge, 7, 2: 5-21 (1984).
Pickle, Linda S. “Stereotypes and Reality: Nineteenth-Century
German Women in Missouri.” Missouri Historical Review,
79:291-312 (April, 1985).
Rischin, Moses. “Marcus Lee Hansen: America’s First Transethnic
Historian.” The Bridge, 7, 2: 22-52 (1984).
Hansen “was the first and only American historian
between the two world wars to conceptualize, legitimate, and
give stature and universality to the ethnic dimensions of
American life, at least in its European aspects.”
Rosten, Leo. “The Jews Among Us.” Readers Digest,
March, 1985, 153-160.
The second article in “The Peoples of America”
Rowan, Carl T. “The Blacks Among Us.” Readers Digest,
June, 1985, 72-76.
The third article in “The Peoples of America”
Salmonsen, Morris. “Lægepraksis i Chicago.” The
Bridge, 7, 2:53-68 (1983).
Morris (Moritz) Salmonsen was a prominent native
of Copenhagen who spent the years 1872-1912 in Chicago. This
article about medical practices among the Scandinavians in
Chicago is taken from his book, Brogede minder. Fra fyrreogtyve
års ophold i Chicago (Varied memories from a forty years
stay in Chicago), (Copenhagen, 1913).
Sandal, Per. “Emigrasjonshistoria i bygdebøkene.”
Heimen, 22, 4:213-2 18 (1985).
A discussion of the treatment of emigration
in Norwegian local histories.
Scott, Larry Emil. “The Poetry of Agnes Mathilde Wergeland.”
Norwegian-American Studies, 30: 273-292 (1985).
Scott, Franklin D. “Changing Swedish Attitudes Toward America
and Emigrants.” The Swedish-American Historical Quarterly,
35:297-308 (July, 1984).
Selkurt, Claire. “The Domestic Architecture and Cabinetry
of Luther Valley.” Norwegian-American Studies, 30:
“The purpose of this article is to recreate
aspects ... of the material culture, the buildings and furniture
of Luther Valley [Wisconsin] during the early period of settlement,
as well as to show the persistence of certain Norwegian traditions.
Semmingsen, Ingrid. “Kontakten med Amerika.” Nordmanns-Forbundet,
106-108 (4, 1984).
A sketch of the cultural relations between
Norway and Norwegian America. The author suggests that Norway
could and should have done more to strengthen these relations.
Setterdahl, Lilly. “Microfilming of Swedish-American Newspapers.”
The Swedish-American Historical Quarterly, 35: 65-76
Smedvig, Hjördis. “Utvandrernes Professor.” The Norseman,
2 1-22 (3, 1985).
An article about Professor Ingrid Semmingsen
of Oslo University, who is her country’s leading authority
on Norwegian emigration to America. Reprinted from Stavanger
Steen, Roald. “John Hanson i Forest City.” Nordmanns-Forbundet,
104-105 (4, 1984).
The story of the man who founded the Winnebago
Stegner, Wallace. “The Scandinavians Among Us.” Readers
Digest, October, 1985, 130-134.
The fourth in the series “The Peoples of America.”
Trautman, F., trans. and ed. “Johan Georg Kohl: A German
Traveler in Minnesota Territory.” Minnesota History,
49:127-139 (Winter, 1984).
Vanberg, Bent. “Lawrence Olav Hauge.” The Norseman,
39 (2, 1985).
Introducing the president of the Norwegian-American
Historical Association and his many contributions to Norwegian-American
activities in the Midwest.
Vecoli, Rudolph J. “The Formation of Chicago’s ‘Little Italies.’”
Journal of American Ethnic History, 2: 5-20 (Spring,
Wiken, Erik. “New Light on the Erik Janssonists’ Emigration,
1845-1854.” The Swedish-American Historical Quarterly,
35:221-238 (July, 1984).
Wright, Rochelle. “From Emigrant to Immigrant: America and
Americanization in Scandinavian Song and Tradition.” Scandinavian
Studies, 57:3 10-324 (Summer, 1985).